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If you haven't filed your taxes yet, it's time

If you haven't filed your taxes yet, it's time

Nobody likes doing taxes, but if procrastination has reared its ugly head and you fear you won't have your return ready in time for the deadline, you can always ask the IRS for a tax extension. The pr...

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Sorrento Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:SRNE) & Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI) News Recap

The VC is displayed as a number between 1 and 100. The consensus rating is 1, indicating analysts in general look favorably on the company's future prospects. The stock ended last trade at $1.80 a sha...

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Asia stocks slip amid North Korea concerns, dollar up on Mnuchin comments

Asia stocks slip amid North Korea concerns, dollar up on Mnuchin comments

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped 0.6 per cent. Japan's Nikkei .N225 jumped 0.8 percent, its biggest one-day gain in three weeks, thanks to a weaker yen. The dollar ...

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Goldman Sachs quarterly profit surges 80 percent

The New York-based company said it had earnings of $5.15 per share. Bank of America's Global Banking revenue rose 11% to a record of $5 billion, while Global Markets revenue rose 19% to $4.7 billion. ...

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Alaskan oil well leaking gas

Alaskan and federal officials had identified two leaks spewing methane gas which is linked to climate change. Just when it was starting to recover from the Deepwater Horizon fallout, BP has had to ...

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This could be the end for Bill O'Reilly

O'Reilly, whose show is now dealing with an exodus of advertisers and a Fox investigation into a sexual harassment claim against the TV anchor, told his viewers that he takes vacation time "ofte...

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Turkey vote on expanding Erdogan powers 'unequal'

Turkey vote on expanding Erdogan powers 'unequal'

Addressing his supporters, Erdogan delivered a message of national unity and reminded people of the national elections in March and November 2019. The "Yes" campaign to give Turkish President expand...

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North Korean official: 'Reckless' US creating situation for nuclear war

North Korean official: 'Reckless' US creating situation for nuclear war

This provided photo shows North Korea's propaganda leaflets found in Samcheok, 290 kilometers east of Seoul, on April 15, 2017, glorifying the reclusive regime's late founder Kim Il-sung. Pence struck...

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National Basketball Association playoffs 2017: Cavaliers' All-Star trio too much for Pacers

The Cavs and Pacers each have a few days off to prepare for Game 3 in Indiana. LeBron James and Paul George are about to face off again in the National Basketball Association playoffs. They held out...

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United Airlines Changes Crew Booking Policy After Fiasco

United Airlines Changes Crew Booking Policy After Fiasco

David Dao, 69, was pulled from a United flight at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to make space for four crew members. Schmerin confirmed the validity of a memo dated April 14, which was publ...

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New Analyst Ratings For Soco International (LON:SIA)

Glencore PLC presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of GBX 344.74 ($4.34). The rating was downgraded by Cantor Fitzgerald on Tuesday, April 26 to "Hold". 154,841 are h...

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Bank of America profits jump, helped by interest rates

It was not immediately clear if the reported figures were comparable. Total revenue increased 7% to $22.2bn. Bank of America shares have climbed 3 per cent since the beginning of the year, while t...

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Tuesday is Equal Pay Day For Women In The Work Force

The wage gap is even worse for black women who will lose $600,000 in comparison to men during their lifetime and a $750,000 loss for Latina women. Tuesday. And they make up about an equal amount of ...

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North Korea: We'll Be Testing Missiles on a 'Weekly' Basis

The North conducted two nuclear tests and 24 ballistic missile tests last year, defying six Security Council sanctions resolutions banning any testing, and it has conducted additional missile tests ...

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President Trump calls Erdogan to congratulate him on referendum

President Trump calls Erdogan to congratulate him on referendum

Worldwide monitors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said the move undermined safeguards against fraud. Global observers have condemned the outcome of Turkey's referen...

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Kushner in talks to sell real estate tech company

Kushner in talks to sell real estate tech company

He stands before the two, reality show host-style, holding what appears to be a photo in his hands. Pence replies, "Sir, I love when you joke so casually about North Korea". Even the most crusty of ...

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Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in UK on fraud charges

He is to be produced before the Westminster Magistrates' Court in London today. Mallya has avoided several summon notices from Indian courts. The Enforcement Directorate also attached Mallya's pro...

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Turkey opposition urges cancellation of referendum over voting irregularities

On April 16, Turkey's western provinces mostly voted "no". President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has welcomed the "Yes" vote in the referendum to amend Turkey's constitution and grant the country's preside...

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He Kept Bags of Pills; Used Bodyguard's Name for Prescriptions

He Kept Bags of Pills; Used Bodyguard's Name for Prescriptions

According to the warrant, those medications were prescribed to Johnson on April 7, 2016, by Schulenberg. An attorney for Johnson says Johnson "did not secure nor supply" the drugs that caused Princ...

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The GKN plc (GKN) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Peel Hunt reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,300 ($16.14) price target on shares of Telecom plus PLC in a report on Monday, March 20th. Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF)'s stock had its "hold" rating r...

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Dollar Hits Five-Month Low Against Yen Amid Global Tensions

Gold gained 0.7 percent to hit a five-month high. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.1 percent in holiday-thinned trade, while Japan's Nikkei fell as much as 0.6 pct t...

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Ex-NFL star begins presenting defense in double-murder trial

Bradley told the jury he saw Hernandez shoot Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado on July 16, 2012, after a brief encounter at a Boston nightclub. He said Hernandez became enraged because he saw it ...

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Prince Concealed Opioid Addiction Using Aspirin Bottles

April 21, 2016: Shortly after arriving at Paisley Park about 9:30 a.m., Andrew Kornfeld and two Prince staffers - longtime friend Kirk Johnson and personal assistant Meron Bekure - find Prince's ...

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Netflix to hit 100 million subscribers

Netflix to hit 100 million subscribers

The company pushed back the next season of its defining hit, " House of Cards ", and other programming to the second quarter, which should boost the number of new subscribers in that period, Netflix...

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South Africa's Sibanye to raise $1 billion in equity for Stillwater deal

South Africa's Sibanye to raise $1 billion in equity for Stillwater deal

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in Stillwater Mining Company by 12.7% in the fourth quarter. Finally, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS acquired a new posit...

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Former Wells Fargo retail chief rejects board report on sales scandal

In total, Mr Stumpf has paid back $69m while Ms Tolstedt has given back $67m over the scandal. Federal prosecutors are considering criminal or civil charges against the company, the Labor Departme...

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Trump 'creating a war situation' says North Korean official at enormous parade

Ostensibly Saturday's event was to mark the 105th anniversary of the North's founder Kim Il-Sung's birth - a date known as the "Day of the Sun". At times he appeared relaxed and laughed with aides. ...

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Pence, headed to Japan, turns focus to trade with key ally

North Korea's nuclear arsenal. Pressure on North Korea is crucial, he said. Now Xi is playing the game - and perhaps playing Trump. He said the Trump administration's deployment of the Carl Vinson n...

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Gordhan Won't Quit South Africa Parliament Before Zuma Vote

Calls have been growing for Zuma to step down since August past year when the ANC lost control of key metropolitan areas in local elections, partly because of dissatisfaction with the president's perf...

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United changes policy, crews no longer can displace passengers

United changes policy, crews no longer can displace passengers

United Airlines has changed its rule on commuting employees boarding its flights while not on duty after an incident which saw a passenger dragged off an overbooked flight in Chicago . Demetrio said ...

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